The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 113 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -14
Contract jobs citing NHS 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.45% 0.51% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.55% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £461 £263 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.71% +11.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £315 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+26.78% -3.44%
NHS
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
579 193 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 43.14% 33.10% 24.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 101 68
Median daily rate £310 £338 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +20.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £125 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 15 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -5.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £28.40 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NHS across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for NHS.

1 4 (21.05%) Kofax
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) User Stories
1 4 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (21.05%) OCR
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Microservices
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter
4 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Sass
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Information Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.26%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) CSS3
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) Sass
1 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) OCR
1 4 (21.05%) User Stories
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
2 2 (10.53%) DevOps
2 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.53%) Microservices
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Content Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Process Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Kofax
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Capita
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter